PATIENT GYM WEAR DOWN OAKDALE

Hosts Paarl Gym withstood enormous pressure only to exert their own when it mattered most to outlast Oakdale 31-28 at the Jan Kriel Field on Saturday 20 June 2015.

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WOW ! TALK ABOUT SPOILT FOR CHOICE !

Although there are fewer than a dozen matches scheduled for 20 June 2015, the last Saturday of the second term, there is something to suit just about every follower of...

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ELECT, SELECT, NEGLECT, REJECT, DEFLECT, REFLECT

As has become a tradition, the Western Province schools rugby selectors delayed the announcement of the teams to represent the province at the different age-group festivals in the mid-year holidays...

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GYM TOO STRONG FOR BRAVE BOSCH

Paarl Gym celebrated their first home match of the season with a workmanlike 47-21 win over a game but ultimately outgunned Rondebosch team in unseasonably warm and beautifully clear conditions...

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BISHOPS PREPARE TO GO FARMING

It may only be June, but, believe it or not, almost 70% the Western Cape schools rugby season is already behind us.

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2015 WESTERN PROVINCE CRAVEN, ACADEMY WEEK TEAMS

The squads to represent Western Province at the Under 18 Craven and Academy Weeks in the coming holidays were released early on Tuesday 2 June 2015, a full day after...

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RESILIENT SACS DUMP DURBIES

Despite numerous handling errors, not all of which could be put down to the conditions underfoot, SACS still managed to run in six tries to finish comfortable 34-10 winners against...

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2015 BOLAND CRAVEN AND ACADEMY WEEK TEAMS

The squads to represent Boland at the 2015 Craven and Academy Weeks were announced on Friday 29 May 2015.

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WHO WILL WEAR THE EAGLES’ CROWN ?

If you are seriously into your Western Cape schools rugby, George is the only place to be on Saturday 30 May 2015.  The occasion is, of course, the arrival of...

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RONDEBOSCH REGROUP TO SEE OFF TYGERS

Rondebosch justified their supporters’ faith in them with a sterling second-half display to beat Tygerberg 31-14 in chilly, overcast conditions in Parow on Saturday 23 May 2015.

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WESTERN PROVINCE NAME TRIALISTS TO PLAY BOLAND

The Western Province schools rugby selectors have announced the names of a group of 75 players who will face the Boland Under 18 A, B and C teams at Boland...

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BOLAND ANNOUNCE TRIAL TEAMS TO PLAY WP

The Boland schools rugby selectors announced their teams to play against their Western Province counterparts in Wellington on Wednesday 27 May 2015 in what has traditionally become the final trials...

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CAN GYM BREACH THE SACS DEFENCE ?

Saturday 23 May 2015 promises the insatiable followers of schoolboy rugby in the Western Cape another bonanza of top-drawer fixtures that extends well beyond the WP Premier A division.

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BEFORE YOU GET YOUR HOPES UP…

Wednesday 27 May 2015, the day of reckoning (the Boland vs WP Under 16 and U18 final trials), which will be followed shortly by the day of wrecking (the hopes...

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SWD CRAVEN, ACADEMY WEEK SQUADS ANNOUNCED

The South Western Districts schools rugby selectors have announced the province’s Craven and Academy Week teams upon the conclusion of their customary early May trials period.

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BISHOPS BURST BRACKENFELL’S BUBBLE

Brackenfell’s impressive unbeaten start to the season was finally brought to an end on their home ground when they lost 17-29 to Bishops on Saturday 16 May 2015 in a...

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MID-MAY MARKOTTER MELTDOWN

After last weekend’s intriguing set of Western Province Premier A fixtures, the menu for Saturday 16 May 2015 is just as attractive, if slightly less extensive.

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… AND THE FARM BECOMES AN ABATTOIR

A thick veil of mist still covered the Farm at 9:15 on Saturday 9 May 2015, ahead of the Boland Landbou match against neighbours Paarl Gym.

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CAN BOSCH BEAT BOISHAAI ?

The local programme takes centre stage on Saturday 9 May 2015 with several WP top-tier attractions bound to prove popular with a large schoolboy rugby public whose patience has been...

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TIME TO TAKE A WELL-EARNED BREATHER

Wildeklawer, Oudtshoorn, Wynberg, Jeppe and two of the three rounds of Boland trials have come and gone and the Western Cape rugby public is facing a comparatively quiet week before...

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